I have been thinking about this topic quite a bit lately, not in small part due to the teenage girl in my house. I've read quite few "modesty" posts by Christian authors lately and I keep leaving them dissatisfied. ...more
Goat barn is still in process, and we are sad our goats haven't made it here yet, but the influx of animal friends continues as we are now lucky to be a happy home for this little girl, who happens to be the softest animal on the planet.Therapy bunny anyone?I want to call her Storm. Tsega suggested Jesus and Samantha is voting for Skyler. Brady suggested "Baseball Bat" so, I think my vote should count for two or three at least ....more
I endeavored starting March 1st to write a novel of at least 50,000 words. The day I began I had no character, no plot, not a single shred of an idea. I just started typing.I have neglected sleep, personal hygiene, the laundry situation, bathrooms, mostly not the children, and have gone to bed before 3am only twice this entire month ....more
Tsega has been taking therapeutic horseback riding lessons. I cannot tell you how awesome it is. His self control, his confidence and the sensory experience and learning how to communicate with the horse through his legs and the reins and his voice are magic ....more
The first, you should know and understand, this is about nine days of fruit for this house. You might think this should get someone though the apocalypse. But twenty lbs of apples stretches us to nine or ten days around here.I am in the same 'write a book in a month' club as my friend Claudia, and today she posted herself in a tiara saying it helps with writing ....more
There are so many things going badly with me attempting to write a novel this month that it's worth noting only four days into my "50,000 pages in March" goal I almost quit. I announced quitting to Hubs and in a message to my support group. Trying to accomplish this with all my kids and their school and activities is - no shock to anyone but me- almost impossible ....more
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